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Court Cottage The Old Manor, Merstham

Description: Court Cottage The Old Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 289401

OS Grid Reference: TQ2889853465
OS Grid Coordinates: 528898, 153465
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2658, -0.1538

Location: Quality Street, Reigate and Banstead, Surrey RH1 3BB

Locality: Merstham
Local Authority: Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: RH1 3BB

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Listing Text

(West Side)
The Old Manor
and Court Cottage
TQ 2853 SE 3/100 19.10.51.


Originally one residence, though of 2 builds. The southern part, now The Old
Manor, is a timber framed house, probably C17, re-fronted in red brick, with a
1st floor band, in C18. 2 plastered gables, the bay beneath the left one flanked
by pilasters. Tiled roof, old bargeboards to 2nd gable. Modern casement windows.
Court Cottage is largely an early C20 addition, made to harmonise with the old
house, by Paxton Watson. 2 storeys, 2 windows, the right one rising into a gable.
Stone rubble with red brick dressings. Half hipped, tiled roof. Door under cornice
hood on brackets. The old manor has a set back pent porch at left and an added
ground floor canted bay.

The Old Manor, Court Cottage, North Cottage, St Nicholas Cottage, Priors' Mead,
and the Walls and Gate Piers to south-east of Priors' Mead form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ2889853462

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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